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Nordstrom Rack Employee Reviews about "employee discount"

Updated Mar 2, 2020

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Nordstrom Rack Co-President  Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom (no image)
Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
20 Ratings
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  • "Great benefits and good pay for retail(in 99 reviews)

  • "20% employee discount but once a year you get 30% discount(in 66 reviews)

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  1. "Great casual environment"

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    Current Employee - Service Experience Representative in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nordstrom Rack full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - Easygoing work environment - Great staff leaders, opportunities for promotions - The only uniform is the green shirt, you can pair with a nice jacket and shoes - 20% off employee discount at Nordstrom and Nordstrom Rack

    Cons

    - No strict policies against customers, one employee standard may differ from another when it comes to accepting returns - Very busy location on weekends, becomes crowded and messy

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    Nordstrom Rack2018-05-08
  2. "Service Experience"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nordstrom Rack part-time

    Pros

    - Wonderful managers who actually can help you grow within the company, if interested - work/life balance - co-workers are all friendly (depending on location) - no "at work" stress, laid back but still fast paced and continuous amounts of work to do - talk to nice customers (1 out of 8 customers tend to be not as nice, but nonetheless you get great customers) - very social and interactive position - employee discount (works in Nordstrom Full-Line Store as well) - get to see what is heavily discounted before most customers

    Cons

    - a few moments of micro-management, but depending on who is the MIC that day - towards holidays it can get extremely busy - the uniforms can be more appealing

    Nordstrom Rack2019-04-02
  3. "Busy retail store"

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    Current Employee - "Delegado comercial, área internacional" 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nordstrom Rack part-time

    Pros

    Can find good deals, decent employee discount, and great managers

    Cons

    You can have no life. You can be mentally and physically drained at the end of a shift

    Nordstrom Rack2018-12-05
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    "Do Not Apply to this Company"

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    Former Employee - Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Nordstrom Rack full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great employee discount for associates

    Cons

    The Corp world do NOT treat employees at store level with any kind of respect. It is ALL about the bottom dollar. They do not believe in any kind of Work/Life Balance unless its their own !!

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    Nordstrom Rack2020-03-02
  5. "Good."

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    Former Employee - Service Experience 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Nordstrom Rack part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The employee discount was good.

    Cons

    They're a lot of extra work to be done for example: reticketing, doing returns for hautelook and having to help customers all at once. Sometimes the work would be too much.

    Nordstrom Rack2019-11-30
  6. "Pay rate lowered"

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    Former Employee - Service Experience Representative 

    I worked at Nordstrom Rack full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Team work, employee discount, and ability to transfer to other locations.

    Cons

    Recent changes in 2019 lowered maximum pay rate to $12.50 from $15 and consolidation of management positions meant less opportunity for promotions. The current pay rate is not enough to live on especially when they cut hours.

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    Nordstrom Rack2019-08-23
  7. "Good for part time, bad full time"

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    Former Employee - Rover in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Nordstrom Rack part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    -flexible hours (sometimes) -fun coworkers (depends on location) -employee discount -great if you're in college and would like some spending money

    Cons

    -some managers are not trained enough to be managers -poor management, especially for scheduling -if your manager was upset, your flexibility may not be as open

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    Nordstrom Rack2019-08-15
  8. "Good job for college unless you want to move up in the company"

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    Current Employee - Inventory/Merchandising Specialist in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nordstrom Rack part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good starting pay for retail, friendly co-workers, decent employee discount.

    Cons

    Mostly store specific. The company overall is good.

    Nordstrom Rack2019-05-27
  9. "Really enjoyed working here during my time"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Durham, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Nordstrom Rack part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    employee discount was decent, since it works on sales breaks are scheduled and pretty long managers were involved and really appreciated your work pay was nice for a part time sales associate job

    Cons

    no cons in my time working here

    Nordstrom Rack2019-04-29
  10. "This store does not espouse the Nordstrom standards"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Raleigh, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Nordstrom Rack part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Better than many other retailers in the area Employee discount Friendly co-workers

    Cons

    Management is not open to employee ideas; they only listen to people above them Mediocrity is rewarded while exceptional service is frowned upon Policy (i.e., customer holds) are applied inconsistently Employees do not have the tools they need to succeed (i.e., registers and POS keyboards are old and broken with frayed wires, fixtures are taped together, and the POS system is down several times a week) Inventory keeps getting worse and worse; this is now a clearance store because management doesn’t have the skills or will to cater to the area clientele. Gossip

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    Nordstrom Rack2019-05-03
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